Impact Centered Design — an Introduction

Urooj Qureshi
Mar 15, 2019 · 8 min read

Impact Centered Design (ICD) is a framework for creating and enabling ideas to create measurable and sustainable change for a defined use case. The design exercise is guided by building a foundational understanding of the factors that influence the enablement and success of a single or multiple proposed solutions.

Leading with an Impact Statement the design team is guided through stages to explore their ideas, test and validate hypothesis, and strategically develop solutions keeping in context the specific environment, purpose and mission, stakeholders…